The Shoshinge is a hymn written by Shin Buddhism’s founder, Shinran Shonin. In a concise 120 lines, he captures the essence of his formulation of the Shin Buddhist path to awakening. Incorporate the Shoshinge into your everyday practice!

Your Instructor

Rev. Ellen Crane


Ordained Shin Buddhist at the Nishi Hongwangi in Kyoto, Japan, a trained attorney, former schoolteacher, and avid outdoor enthusiast. Ellen was born and raised in the Shin Buddhist tradition and left the temple for 25 years before re-immersing into Buddhism. Recently earned a master’s degree in Buddhist Studies.